Linklaters advises the mandated lead arrangers on the financing for Carlyle’s public acquisition of Schaltbau Holdings AG

Linklaters has advised UniCredit, ING and Commerzbank as mandated lead arrangers on the financing for The Carlyle Group’s successful German P2P acquisition of Schaltbau Holdings AG. The financing comprises a TLB, a guarantee facility and a multi-currency RCF.

The Schaltbau Group is a group of mechanical and electrical engineering companies specialising in transportation related products, including automatic door systems for moving vehicles, level crossing equipment, electric connectors and switchgear and safety and warning equipment.

The Linklaters team was led by Leveraged Finance partner Pathik Gandhi together with managing associate Angus Graham, associates Lizanne Blair and Mona Abu Zalaf from London and managing associate Przemyslaw Lipin from Frankfurt.